# Physics307L:Schedule/Week 4 agenda/Coin Toss

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 Revision as of 12:42, 19 September 2011 (view source) (→Results)← Previous diff Current revision (12:42, 19 September 2011) (view source) (→Procedure) Line 12: Line 12: ==Procedure== ==Procedure== # Form groups of two # Form groups of two - # One student flips coin, other student records 0 for tails, 1 for heads + # Flip ten coins at once and record number of heads - # Repeat 10 times + # Repeat, report results - * Possibly a variant if we have time. + * [https://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0AhLNnjMk2r_qdDRJNlNSMEJWU21MX3UyQXVMS3VHd2c&hl=en# Link to Google Spreadsheet for Central Limit Theorem introduction] * [https://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0AhLNnjMk2r_qdDRJNlNSMEJWU21MX3UyQXVMS3VHd2c&hl=en# Link to Google Spreadsheet for Central Limit Theorem introduction] + ==Results== ==Results== ===2011 Coin Toss Results=== ===2011 Coin Toss Results=== [https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/pub?hl=en_US&hl=en_US&key=0AhLNnjMk2r_qdDBWQnhwcUNfYmRMMG1fN3h6U25aLXc&output=html Google Spreadsheet] [https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/pub?hl=en_US&hl=en_US&key=0AhLNnjMk2r_qdDBWQnhwcUNfYmRMMG1fN3h6U25aLXc&output=html Google Spreadsheet]

## Goals

1. Continue encouraging discussion and contributions from all students
2. Provide a background for discussing

## Procedure

1. Form groups of two
2. Flip ten coins at once and record number of heads
3. Repeat, report results